5 days in New Orleans Itinerary

5 days in New Orleans Itinerary

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New Orleans

New Orleans
Known for its Creole cuisine, rich musical tradition, and nearby swamps and plantations, New Orleans is one of the nation's oldest cities.
Take a break from New Orleans with a short trip to Oak Alley Plantation in Vacherie, about 1h 05 min away. The adventure continues: take a stroll through Garden District, get to know the resident critters at Audubon Zoo, walk around New Orleans City Park, and admire the landmark architecture of St. Louis Cathedral.

For more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our New Orleans trip maker site .

In October, daily temperatures in New Orleans can reach 66°F, while at night they dip to 66°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in New Orleans

Historic Sites Parks Neighborhoods

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Oak Alley Plantation
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The National WWII Museum
The National WWII Museum
French Quarter ©
French Quarter
Garden District ©
Garden District

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